Every Frame Counts – Judges

Our fantastic team of judges are comprised of people steeped in student media and film.

Robert graduated from University of Birmingham and was previously a very active member in the student run television station, Guild TV. He held the position of Head of Production on the committee.  Robert is now the chair of NaSTA (National Student Television Association) and holds a passion for film and television.


Polly is a University graduate from University of Manchester and now holds the position of Development Officer for NaSTA (National Student Television Association) whereby she takes responsibility for the development of the UK’s student television stations. She is also the Station Manager of Fuse TV in Manchester and a contributor to the NUO magazine.


Leigh is the Senior Editor of both Maverick TV and NorthOneTV whereby he has edited shows such as the likes of Fifth Gear and Gadget Show. He has also edited, directed and produced a number of short films as part of the company, Tinker Taylor Films.


Aside from claiming 3rd place in the official 48 Hour film Competition for 2015, Joel has directed and produced many short films such as ‘Nothing you want’ and ‘The Quickener’ whereby he incorporated narrated rap for dramatic effect alongside a medieval feel and look to the production.


Phil is a filmmaker and the director and writer of hit movie ‘Own Worst Enemy’ which starred the famous twins from Harry Potter, James and Oliver Phelps. He has written and produced may short films aside from this and is a big fan of silent movies.

  • Today's the day! Welcome fair! Interested in photography? Get down to our stand in the marquee, just inside the door on the right. Ask any questions, meet Becky (President) and Gemma (Vice President), grab some sweets and sign up for more info! :)
  • We are at the Creative Fair in Millennium Point in the City Centre campus! Come along and say hey!!
  • Calling all photographers!!
#SnappedBCUSU - Starts TODAY!
Want to WIN a polaroid camera? • Snap a picture of the city or one of our 8 university campuses • Upload it to your Instagram profile
• Tag @SnappedBCUSU
• Use #SnappedBCUSU in the post • @snappedbcusu  WILL REPOST every picture we are tagged in that uses the hashtag
• The picture that receives the most likes WINS a Polaroid Camera!
*Please note…
Any inappropriate images will not be reposted.
  • @momomoyouth at the #barclycardarena 
Please ask if you want to use this photo! 
  • We had an awesome studio session today! A great turn out as well! 
Thanks to the wonderful model @walking.overdose for helping us out!
  • Lucy and Angelo are at @crufts  today covering for Snap Scratch and @thescratchbcu 
Keep your eyes peeled for more photos! 
  • @momomoyouth at the #barclycardarena 
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  • Do you have any beautiful photos of our city? Show us them! 
This was taken by @rebeccachivs ☀️
  • Come and find us in Curzon atrium today! We're here till 4pm!
Tonight is our welcome talk, it is taking place in the Curzon ground floor lecture theatre (C087)
Come along to say hello and hear us chat about what we do! You can buy your membership there tonight too! 
  • Our president @rebeccachiversmedia, went down to the clothes show at the weekend so look out for her photos!
  • Becky is at Enterprise Nation's  The Fashion and Jewellery Exchange today at the BCU School of Jewellery